Celebrate West Hartford 2010 Schedule of Events

The following is the schedule of events at Celebrate! West Hartford 2010:
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Saturday, June 12th

South Main Street at Town Hall:
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Juried Arts & Crafts Show 175 Master Artists & Crafters

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Horse Drawn Trolley rides Trolley start & stop at 29 South Main Street (free)

Town Hall Common
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. : Amusement Rides Exhibitor Booths & Activities International Food Court Pony Rides & Petting Farm (free)

Entertainment Schedule at Town Hall Common
11:00 – 11:20 – West Harford Women’s Chorale
11:30 – 12:30 – Northwest Catholic Jazz Band & Jazz Singers
12:45 – 1:30 – King Philip Stage Band & Jazz Band
1:45 – 2:30 – Sedgwick Jazz Band
2:45 – 4:15 – Conard High Jazz Combos & Vocal Jazz Quintessence (VJQ)
4:30 – 6:00 – Hall Concert Jazz & Jazz Ensembles

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Sunday, June 13th

Whole Foods Market – 50 Raymond Road
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. – Kids Fun Run through Blue Back Square
9:30 a.m. – 5k Road Race (registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)

South Main Street at Town Hall
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Juried Arts & Crafts Show 175 Master Artists & Crafters

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Horse Drawn Trolley rides Trolley start & stop at 29 South Main Street (free)

Town Hall Common
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Amusement Rides Exhibitor Booths & Activities International Food Court Pony Rides & Petting Farm (free)

Entertainment Schedule at Town Hall Common

12:00 p.m. – Hot House featuring Jillian Grey
2:00 p.m. – Jus Us
4:00 p.m. – The AKA Band

Links:
Celebrate! West Hartford

Celebrate West Hartford This Weekend!

The annual Celebrate! West Hartford event takes place this Saturday and Sunday, June 12th & 13th. We caught up with event organizers to learn what to expect at the highly attended event.

Links:
Celebrate! West Hartford

Volunteers Help Us Cover Celebrate West Hartford!

While we were busy at Celebrate West Hartford meeting residents at our booth, a few brave volunteers signed out our cameras to cover the event!

Thanks to Tom Murphy, Lucy Nolan, and Michal Klau-Stevens for the help.

Links:
Tom Murphy’s Twitter Page
BirthNetwork National Connecticut Chapter
Celebrate West Hartford
5k Road Race Results

Extended Content – Full Interview with Helen Rubino-Turco on Celebrate West Hartford

This is the full, uncut interview with Helen Rubino-Turco from our story on Celebrate West Hartford:

Celebrate West Hartford Event Information

Click here to watch our story on Celebrate West Hartford.

Below are the schedule of events for this weekend’s Celebrate West Hartford event.  The event will be held rain or shine. 

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Saturday, June 13

South Main Street Town Hall

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Juried Arts & Crafts Show with 175 Master Artists & Crafters
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Horse Drawn Trolley (free) Trolley Starts & stops at 29 South Main St.

Town Hall Common

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Amusement Rides, Exhibitor Booths & Activities, Taste of West Hartford, Pony Rides & Petting Farm (free)

11:00 am – 6:00 pm Live entertainment

Sunday, June 14

South Main Street Town Hall

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Juried Arts & Crafts Show with 175 Master Artists & Crafters
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Horse Drawn Trolley (free) Trolley start & stop at 29 South Main St.

Town Hall Common

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Amusement Rides, Exhibitor Booths & Activities, Taste of West Hartford, Live Entertainment Pony Rides & Petting Farm (free)

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Entertainment Schedule

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Saturday, June 13 – Main Stage

11:00 am – 12:30 pm Hall High Concert Jazz & Jazz Ensembles
12:45 pm – 1:30 pm King Phillip Middle School Stage Band & Jazz Band
1:45 pm – 2:30 pm Sedgwick Middle School Jazz Band
2:45 pm – 4:15 pm Conard High Jazz Combo, Jazz Quintessence & Jazz Band
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Northwest Catholic Jazz Band & Jazz Singers
5:40 pm – 6:00 pm WH Women’s Chorale

Sunday, June 14, Main Stage

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Latanya Farrell & The Bookman Style Band
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Darik & the Funbags
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs

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West Hartford Gets Ready to Celebrate!

Extended content is available for this story. Click here to see the full, uncut interview with Helen Rubino-Turco.

The 23rd annual Celebrate West Hartford celebration comes to town this weekend, running all day Saturday, June 13th 2009 and Sunday June 14th, 2009. Admission is free, rain or shine.

The event attracts over 30,000 people each year and includes a juried arts & crafts show, excellent local food, entertainment, rides, and a 5k road race. The event organizers pride themselves on having “something for everyone”.

LocalOnlineNews.TV will be at the event all day Saturday. Come and visit us!

Links:
Celebrate West Hartford
Event Schedule
Full, uncut interview with Helen Rubino-Turco